Stewart SC

Angus Stewart is a commercial and public law silk with a national practice.

He was a barrister in South Africa from 1996 to 2010, including as a silk from 2006, and has lived and practised in Australia since 2011. He was awarded silk in NSW in 2014. Angus’s principal specialisations are in shipping, international trade and international commercial arbitration, but he will accept briefs in all courts and tribunals and has considerable experience in public law – particularly in inquiries.

Angus is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (FACICA). He is a panel member of the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (SCMA), the Australian Maritime and Transport Arbitration Commission (AMTAC) and the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand (MLAANZ). He is recognised as a leader in the shipping and/or transport fields by being listed by Doyle’s Guide, Chambers & Partners AsiaPacific and Who’s Who Legal.

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PH +61 3 03 9225 6367

Chambers: Room
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
International Arbitration
Civil Appeals
Criminal Appeals
Commercial Law
Transport Law
International Commercial Law
Building Law & Construction Law
Class Actions
Contractual Disputes
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Common Law
Insurance Law
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Transport Accident Commission (TAC)
Royal Commissions
Coronial Inquests
International Commercial Law
Warsaw Convention
Carriage of Goods
Hague Rules
International Tribunals
Jurisdictional Issues
Sale of Goods
Status of Foreign Judgements
Vienna Convention
International Law
Private International Law
Conflict of Laws
Public Law & Administrative Law
Judicial Review
Human Rights Law
Discrimination & Equal Opportunity
Disciplinary Proceedings
Constitutional Law
Disciplinary Tribunals
The Court of Arbitration for Sport
Tax Law & Revenue Law
Transport Law
Admiralty Law / Maritime Law


Admitted to the Legal Profession:
18 Feb 2011
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
06 Aug 2016
Appointed Silk:
02 Oct 2014